The Huawei Ban: Explained!

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  • Published: 22 May 2019
  • Huawei flagships without Google or Android? This is everything you
    need to know.

    Fingers crossed Huawei can resolve things. For the sake of competition.

    Sources:
    cnbc.com/2019/05/21/google-will-work-with-huawei-for-next-90-days-after-restrictions-eased.html

    xda-developers.com/huawei-android-alternative-fall-2019/

    twitter.com/Android/status/1130313848332988421?s=09

    theverge.com/2019/5/21/18632550/huawei-p30-pro-android-google-executive-order-us-phone-qualcomm-intel

    arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/05/the-trump-administration-just-forced-smartphone-maker-zte-to-shut-down/

    arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/05/huaweis-us-ban-a-look-at-the-hardware-and-software-supply-problems/

    bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-05-17/huawei-built-at-least-a-three-month-stockpile-ahead-of-trump-ban

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Comments • 38 645

  • MattedManx
    MattedManx  8 hours back

    Could you theoretically buy the Huawei Fold in the UK? And bring it back to the US??

    • warframedeaths
      warframedeaths  1 days back

      When apps have permissions on your phone everyone is sharing data! Except maybe Apple who are well established.

      • PowerPixel456
        PowerPixel456  2 days back

        I'll just use ac market or Aptoide for my app store

        • M Feijo
          M Feijo  3 days back

          Huawei will make it work, time will tell don't underestimate huawei, you cant stop technology and they lead. Dont talk shit windows is base on linux , they already shipping computers with linux with a very friendly environment for user that is much better than windows. They will overcome the android ban.

          • Andrea Sidoti
            Andrea Sidoti  3 days back

            Why would the US even do this? they pretty much shoot themselves in the foot by taking billions of dollars in sales away from american based companies... What is the reason behind this?

            • WIZONCEs
              WIZONCEs  3 days back

              Well what apple??Are the CIA and FBI spying on us??!!

              • 1300l
                1300l  3 days back

                If i was them i would embrace LineageOS and allow all to unlock the boot loaders
                So the users would flash opengapps

                • zen pyro
                  zen pyro  5 days back

                  New guy here I have the Apple s5 and I hate it I have been watching everything I can on the new phones coming out and it’s driving me crazy I mean hell if google is so important for everyone y not just go with google to start with. I would love a new phone but I hate Apple But at the same time I’m looking for a phone that’s water proof has a great day and night time camera and can take a lot of crap crap and that’s damn hard to find here in the USA sucks really

                  • PCNRIDER
                    PCNRIDER  5 days back

                    If you ban Huawei, you might as well ban all the other China brands too like Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo, Lenovo.

                    • Happz Roland
                      Happz Roland  5 days back

                      Huawei honor for sale hit me

                      • justddddddd
                        justddddddd  5 days back

                        In response, China and the us should both ban Samsung

                        • Gunj Chowwiwat
                          Gunj Chowwiwat  5 days back

                          Good job. US!

                          • 김탱탱
                            김탱탱  5 days back

                            Huawei destroyed notel a canada company.

                            • 1 Lamar
                              1 Lamar  6 days back

                              What a pretentious idiot haha

                              • abc def
                                abc def  7 days back

                                someome said in youtube that cisco or windows OS orjust connecting to the internet have backdoors to steal your data, this was discovered by britain? is this true? can china make new OS for personal ciomputers? i am fed up with windows OS that is bloaded, slow, unable to delete, unable to uninstall, unable for users to know what the OS is doing... no security, all updates are useless securities, unable to uninstall "buy from windows" main company., too many bugs and etc

                                • klapman stan
                                  klapman stan  1 weeks back

                                  Watching this on my Huawei phone. :-(

                                • Neeraj S
                                  Neeraj S  1 weeks back

                                  Why they are not banning 1plus and other Chinese companies?

                                  • Nana Yannick
                                    Nana Yannick  1 weeks back

                                    Necessity is the mother of invention.
                                    Banning Huawei is just as good as waking them from coma.

                                    • Larry Meadows
                                      Larry Meadows  1 weeks back

                                      Why don’t you save yourself some time and investigate the 5g issue and why Huawei will have it next year and why the US won’t have a seat at the table and other countries will. What you talking about is a waste of time.

                                      • kimj Ashton
                                        kimj Ashton  1 weeks back

                                        People uses APK apart from playstore. So they could survivor. Well might be alot of work but I believe it's an path way to the future. So soon it's gone be options and trust me it's gone be crazy .

                                        • jax rammus
                                          jax rammus  1 weeks back

                                          I mean, if they spy on people they deserve it.

                                          • nikolasao
                                            nikolasao  3 days back

                                            Google spies on you too

                                        • Arjay Pataweg
                                          Arjay Pataweg  1 weeks back

                                          APPLE: ban huawei
                                          HUAWEI: ban apple
                                          SAMSUNG: and I go ooop! Happy with that..
                                          OTHERS: let us ride with you samsung...
                                          Sksksksks...... 😂

                                          • StupidMario
                                            StupidMario  2 weeks back

                                            So, Because trump believes huawei products spy, this means everyone will buy P Smart Z because it has a notch less screen

                                            • lord beerus
                                              lord beerus  2 weeks back

                                              Tim cook:ban huawei or we will lose.
                                              Trump:ok

                                              • ladymusiclover
                                                ladymusiclover  2 weeks back

                                                So should I hold back on getting the p30 pro then?

                                                • Jussi Vuorio
                                                  Jussi Vuorio  2 weeks back

                                                  The already released models shouldn't be affected by the ban. At least that's what we're told by Huawei. It's the new models (Mate 30 and onward) that most likely won't have any Google apps etc. pre-installed.

                                              • Enslaved By No Media
                                                Enslaved By No Media  2 weeks back

                                                It's the technology inside this phone. Apple and Samsung cannot compare to there camera technology! 40mp with a 50x zoom no way apple or Samsung can compare. USA don't want folks sharing this kind of content.

                                                • ESSER_Gaming Offial
                                                  ESSER_Gaming Offial  2 weeks back

                                                  Huawei= 5g
                                                  Apple= 4g

                                                  • BDParadigm
                                                    BDParadigm  2 weeks back

                                                    Everyone making so much noise about banning of Huawei... What about China banning Google, YouTube, Facebook, twitter, ebay????? If anything, America should ban more companies to make it equal footing, no???

                                                    • BDParadigm
                                                      BDParadigm  1 days back

                                                      @NeoGeoSNK lol gee you're one brainwashed idiot

                                                    • NeoGeoSNK
                                                      NeoGeoSNK  2 days back

                                                      China never bans them ! They don’t want to do business in China and they support users to create platforms to overthrow Chinese gov to create chaos and billions of refugees in China therefore China must not let tweet and face book operate in China. All of them work for the US gov

                                                  • Chris Sartain
                                                    Chris Sartain  2 weeks back

                                                    Yes they spent 70 billion dollars BECAUSE they new what was coming. Will Huawei SPY on the US ?? LOOK at what china is doing to there OWN PEOPLE in HONG KONG !!!

                                                    • Brittney Jones
                                                      Brittney Jones  2 weeks back

                                                      I don't know anyone who uses a Huawei, it's funny, apple is trash

                                                      • 肇Tommyアアは
                                                        肇Tommyアアは  3 weeks back

                                                        Americans are truly naive, good luck with all your stolen information.

                                                        • Rafael
                                                          Rafael  3 weeks back

                                                          Im watching this on my Huawei mate 20 lite. Which has been a great phone for the price.

                                                          But now I hear this...

                                                          • Hammad Cheema
                                                            Hammad Cheema  3 weeks back

                                                            Now recently Google again ban Huawei will it effect to p30 proas well?? Must answer please because i want to buy P30 pro but just of google issue not buying

                                                            • Pawn
                                                              Pawn  3 weeks back

                                                              You don't have to worry. You have to believe Chinese always have way out.

                                                          • Lil' Dee
                                                            Lil' Dee  3 weeks back

                                                            Being such a huge company I am sure they will find a loophole, couldn't they just change location and be based out of another country? Don't play with their money. Trust me they will figure out something out

                                                            • samim miah
                                                              samim miah  3 weeks back

                                                              they bans cuz huawei company give us 5g this opertunaty miss america

                                                              • Jolly Roger
                                                                Jolly Roger  3 weeks back

                                                                Too many ignorant morons don't get the fact that China is not a free market or open economy and that the ChiCom dictatorship controls every company and entity in China. These utter fools think that they are dealing with a country based on the rule of law. The only law in China is whatever the Communist party of China decides is the law - there is no independent legislative power or independent judiciary in China. All Chinese companies serve the ChiCom Party and its interests. Let's just forget about the issues of technology theft, copyright infringement, technology transfer requirements, and all the rest that comes with doing business in China. The fact is, that Huawai, like every other Chinese company is controlled by the ChiCom Party and PLA and will do their bidding if ordered to. Anyone who allows Huawei or any other ChiCom company to build and essentially control a crucial infrastructure system like communications is basically ceding that infrastructure to the control of the ChiCom Party.

                                                                • kñîght Rëbêl
                                                                  kñîght Rëbêl  3 weeks back

                                                                  tell me reason why ban????

                                                                  • C. E. Newton
                                                                    C. E. Newton  3 weeks back

                                                                    The Chinacom onslaught on American dominance is done. Today is September 1, 2019. Trump has ended this scourge. Time will tell how things wind up.

                                                                    • DJI Ireland
                                                                      DJI Ireland  3 weeks back

                                                                      I love huawai , apple just compere the huawai it’s day and night nothing anymore say wow

                                                                      • boston wise Guy
                                                                        boston wise Guy  3 weeks back

                                                                        I refuse to be forced to buy apple. I hate apple and apple products. Huawei starts climbing over them then jealousy comes up now they're on hold. I prefer huawei all day

                                                                        • Jussi Vuorio
                                                                          Jussi Vuorio  2 weeks back

                                                                          I mean seriously if that clown gets re-elected, I'm going to lose my faith in humanity.

                                                                        • Jussi Vuorio
                                                                          Jussi Vuorio  2 weeks back

                                                                          My thoughts exactly. Well my theory is I'm gonna buy P30 Pro next month and it'll probably be good for ~2 years and by then, if there is God out there, Trump won't be in charge of the US anymore...

                                                                      • Zhaiv
                                                                        Zhaiv  3 weeks back

                                                                        This sucks :( i've had a huawei phone for a long time, i was wanting to get the Honor View 20.. now idk..

                                                                        • Haohmaru HL
                                                                          Haohmaru HL  4 weeks back

                                                                          It's China. You can't ban anything in the land of bootleg and piracy. This has no power there. People will flash those new Google software faster than you can blink. If you would even want them to begin with. Because Google services were banned and unusable without a VPN in China for a while now. Not only that, but usa market is just a tiny fraction for huawei. So, not a big loss on huawei's part.

                                                                          • Ochion Aarons
                                                                            Ochion Aarons  4 weeks back

                                                                            Samsung is behind all of this but they cant let anyome know because they will lose all respect so they let google do all the work samsung doesn't want Huawei to get the number one spot so if google who is fucking samsung can stop Huawei then samsung will be number one forever

                                                                            • Si Filey
                                                                              Si Filey  4 weeks back

                                                                              Racist Prejudice Donald Trump and the West Excersising it's Colonialism Powers.
                                                                              Colonialism Oppression Still Exists and We All Still Suffer

                                                                              • Falafel
                                                                                Falafel  4 weeks back

                                                                                nothing to impress in this channel i dont know how u guys reach Million subscribers

                                                                                • Green y
                                                                                  Green y  4 weeks back

                                                                                  I kinda like it cause my parents are Huawei fans and I’m an apple fan

                                                                                  • Neos Son
                                                                                    Neos Son  4 weeks back

                                                                                    The solution to your kid spending to much time on youtube,facebook and games! 😁

                                                                                    • Mohammad Darawsheh
                                                                                      Mohammad Darawsheh  4 weeks back

                                                                                      This is one of the billion things that I hate about Donald trump